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World’s Largest AML & Financial Crime Conference

Secure the $350 early registration discount by June 30

#ACAMSVegas Conference is the most trusted meeting place for the AML/CTF/financial crime community and features the largest gathering of ACAMS members, CAMS-certified professionals and government officials. For 15 years now, the connections made at this conference have been crucial for bridging the communication gap between the private and public sectors, bringing awareness to predicate crimes related to money laundering – including terrorist financing, human trafficking and tax evasion – and for establishing reliable alliances and resources to last your entire career.

After three days of practical training sessions, deep dives into case studies, and executive-level roundtable discussions, you’ll walk away inspired and reenergized to take on the challenges of detecting and preventing financial crime.










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Attendee Reviews

  • “It was all I expected and more. I found the conference priceless…worth every penny, and I paid for it all myself. I would definitely recommend this conference to a colleague.”

    Annelise Strader

    BSA Compliance Specialist, United Business Bank
  • “The quality of speakers, the session topics, vendor booths, and the venue was great. The conference provided a lot of great detail on top trends and issues occurring in the field.”

    Alexis Shupak

    Vice President, AML Compliance Officer, Citigroup
  • “The sessions were all really informative and I have taken what I have learned back to my current employment and discussed them with my co-workers. It was also a great networking experience.”

    Melissa Leeds, CAMS

    Counter Threat Finance/Counter Narcotic Finance Analyst, United States Special Operations Command (SOCOM)
  • “Gaining the perspective on how the banks are running their programs is very useful for us, as a casino, in developing our practices based off of best practices in the financial world.”

    Bradley Rudnicki, CAMS

    AML Intelligence Analyst, Bristish Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC)
  • “I learned the industry wide efforts in the financial crimes area and how many people are involved in it and how much dedication is there. This is a great conference which gives you an opportunity to meet and learn from the best of best.”

    Pradeep Tyagi

    Financial Crimes Manager, Wells Fargo
  • “ACAMS is industry leading in the field of BSA/AML education with resources and partnerships with public and private sector speakers and subject matter.”

    Jeff Rose

    BSA/AML Investigator, Boeing Employees Credit Union (BECU)
  • “Everything about the conference went above and beyond my expectations. From the networking opportunities and panels all the way to the catering, the experience was beyond compare. I learned a lot and met many excellent new people - this is my tribe.”

    Merrick Harper, CAMS

    AML and Regulation Officer, Fibonatix
  • “For individuals interested in a career in the BSA-AML field, the conference gives a holistic view of AML and current trends. It is especially beneficial to individuals that have received their certification.”

    Bryan Holder, CAMS

    OFAC Officer, Trustmark National Bank
  • “The organizers have ensured that information as presented were extensive and relevant and provided ideal opportunities for questions and feedback.”

    Karen Gittens, CAMS

    Manager, Monitoring Advice Testing and Training, Scotiabank

Who Attends

2017 ACAMS Recognition Awards

2016 Award Recipients
2016 Award Recipients

Each year ACAMS is honored to be able to recognize our members at an awards ceremony during the conference in Las Vegas. To continue to make this possible, we need your help.

Nominate your peers and friends – the innovative thinkers and problem-solvers – who have made outstanding contributions to our community in the following categories:

Free CAMS Seminar

CAMSThe Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) designation denotes a superior level of understanding of international AML/CTF principles. Internationally renowned and accepted, financial crime detection and prevention professionals worldwide acknowledge the CAMS certification as the gold standard in AML/CTF. Make the most of your conference experience by attending the CAMS Seminar on Sunday, September 24. This seminar is free for conference delegates who purchase the CAMS6 certification package or are in the process of certifying and will be sitting for the CAMS6 Examination. Please note that seating capacity is extremely limited and participation must be reserved in advance.

Download CAMS Handbook


Aria Resort & Casino
3730 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Las Vegas, NV 89158

A block of rooms at the Aria has been reserved at a specially discounted group rate for this conference. The last day to reserve rooms at the discounted group rate is August 25 or until the room block is sold out. Due to high demand for rooms, we recommend that you book your room reservation as early as possible.

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